Hols4heroes April

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  1. Hols4Heroes

    Hols4Heroes War Hero Good Egg (charities)

    Chaps and Chapesses.

    Fast ball in late last night, currently en route back from theatre is a soldier, about to be fed the worst news imaginable about his young child.

    I won't go into it as this one isn't too far from home.

    I need to get the family away on Saturday morning so the clock is against us.

    I have a small balance left over from the last plea, but we need a further £659 to make this happen.

    Help us give this family some quality time together before things take an even shittier turn for the worst.

    Hols4heroes- HSBC
    Acct: 41416081
    Sort: 40-12-09

    Many thanks, regular updates and guilt trips to follow!!
     
  2. ill start you with a quick tenner -will chip in a bit more on payday:w00t:
     
  3. A wee bit paid.
     
  4. Some dosh on its way. Some of those expensive Scottish pounds will be with you soon.
     
  5. Wordsmith

    Wordsmith LE Book Reviewer

    And a bit more to the pot...

    Wordsmith
     
  6. A few squid sent. My heart goes out to this poor family.
     
  7. Can you remind me what the Paypal account is, and I will get some money sent
     
  8. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Holidays for Heroes doesn't have a PayPal account as they won't recognise that we're a non-profit community group. You could use shopgirl's account rb0@live.co.uk *. She passes the money to us. If you say it's a gift, PayPal won't impose charges.

    * That's a zero, not a letter 'O'.


     
  9. OK - that is what I will do. Money incoming.

    Can you let me know if it gets there OK. I am sending in the next few minutes.
     
  10. Money sent
     
  11. Chucked in what I could, sorry couldn't be more

    Sent by carrier pigeon using Speckled Jim
     
  12. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Thanks RAB. I'll text shopgirl and ask her to check.

    You're an angel, as are so many ARRSers, who seem to rally round when we need them most!
     
  13. Hols4Heroes

    Hols4Heroes War Hero Good Egg (charities)

    Thats about £165 in so far, still some way to go

    Dig deep people, lets get these people away sharpish. Without being dramatic, times not onside
     
  14. Any decent increase overnight?

    Sent by carrier pigeon using Speckled Jim